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A note on why I interviewed La Russophobe

A note on why I interviewed La Russophobe

Since posting an interview with La Russophobe on Thursday, I’ve come in for some criticism, both in web comments, and via email. One reader was “absolutely baffled as to why you would actually have...

Rest in Peace

Rest in Peace

Aussiegirl, author of the blog Ultima Thule, died at the weekend of cancer at the age of 59.  A prolific, witty and insightful blogger, she wrote about almost everything under the sun, but always somehow seemed...

пока-все / Poka

пока-все / Poka

Back in January last year (oh, it seems so long ago) I was a masters student, with time on my hands, and no responsibility other than to study and learn. And, I thought, what...

Explosions in London – but I’m safe

Explosions in London – but I’m safe

Those of you who read this blog regularly will know that I’m based in London and no longer live anywhere near Siberia. There have been a number of explosions here in London today –...